Students must apply and be admitted before taking part in the Certificate in Applied Data Science (CADS) program.

Enrollment is currently limited to UNC undergraduate students and is restricted to students with majors that are not traditionally data science focused and non-degree seeking students in any career field. Please note currently enrolled UNC students majoring and minoring in information science, data science, computer science, or statistics are not eligible.

Eligible undergraduate students should review the certificate program prerequisites and apply using the online form

Non-degree seeking students - Application link coming soon! 

Once the CADS admission committee reviews the applications, accepted students will be notified via email or SLATE.  

If you have questions, please email

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